Shower Caps … 13 Uses for Travelers

I used to mock the humble shower cap. It was a useless item in my books, especially having short hair. Being on the road for 26 months I now have a healthy new respect for this essential travel item. We always with a stash of disposable shower caps that we have saved from our hotel […]

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Flip Flops That Inspire

Traveling gives you great exposure to so many wonderful social enterprise efforts around the globe. Every day we see examples of how one person CAN make a BIG difference … especially when the cause is near & dear to their hearts. As part of our travel adventures we would like to create awareness & help […]

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Tuk Tuk Tour Lisu Village Myanmar

Our Tuk Tuk Tour to the Lisu Village was organised by the lovely Lily. She runs Hotel Lily The Home in Hsipaw. It’s the best place to stay if you want to experience the feel of being part of a Myanmar family, cause that’s how Lily makes you feel … part of the family. She […]

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Demonstrations in Istanbul

You know you’re in Istanbul when you see the riot squad assembling in the city centre (even if they are looking a little casual). Our housesitting hosts advised us to take off in the opposite direction if we saw this happening. Apparently water cannons & tear gas can be the norm if the crowd gets […]

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P is for Plitvice Lakes Croatia

A true hidden gem of this world, less than 2 hours from Zagreb. The stunning Plitvice Lakes has left the most vibrant collection of images in our minds. A feast for the eyes & natural nectar for the soul. Luscious lime green growth that pops against the bluest of blue waters. 16 Aqua blue lakes […]

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Long Haired Ladies of Longji

Childlike legs Scamper through the terraces Loaded to the hilt The Red Yao women Are featherweight champions Carrying 50 – 60 kgs At any one time They set a cracking pace As they hike you to your hotel Unassuming shoulders Unburden by their load Stand tall & proud Their innate strength A trademark of their […]

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Time to Celebrate & Reflect

Wow what an action packed 10 days its been on the Freedom Plan Blog Challenge. A big thank you to Natalie Sisson for putting together such an awesome kick starter program. A second big thank you to our friends at Inadventureland.com who put us onto the challenge … brilliant! So many insights & realisations in […]

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Are You Ready to Work From Anywhere?

How would you like to work from here? Pretty inspirational! Twenty months on the road has taught us to be location independent.  We can now work from anywhere, even here, the fabulous Roman Temple of Evora Portugal. What if you were offered a working holiday in Portugal … how would you balance work & play […]

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Build Play Into Your Day

Fun, adventure & playfulness is an important part of every day for us. Whether its cheeky banter with the locals, family, friends or each other. Smiling, being light hearted, having a laugh … are all important aspects of feeling good about life & yourself. Building adventure into your day is vital for growth … its […]

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Reality Check

Ouch … sometimes the truth hurts!! We have a website with a fabulous gallery & some interesting & amusing blog posts that were written for our family & friends. So really we have a glorified photo album. Why would people come to visit when there is such a fabulous array of photography & blog links […]

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